Macneil Family History

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Macneil Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: see McNeil.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Macneill, Macneal, Mcneil, Mcneill, Mcneal, Macnair, Neil, Mcneel

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Macneil Family Origin

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Macneil Family Occupations

What did your Macneil ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Macneil occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Macneil's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Macneil family was Stove & Brick Mason. Farmer and Farm Labor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Macneil.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Labor

    25%
  • Stove & Brick Mason

    25%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Macneil ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Macneil Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Macneil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Macneil census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Macneil. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Macneil. For the veterans among your Macneil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Macneil Life Expectancy

What is the average Macneil lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Macneil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Macneil in 1945 was 37, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Macneil

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Macneil ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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